The students at American Heritage School are uniquely prepared to be leaders of the 21st century who embody knowledge, integrity, and compassion. We guide students to be independent, productive, and accomplished when they progress into our Upper School.
Here are some of the recent achievements of our Lower School students and notable facts about our school:
#1 elementary school in Palm Beach County in math competition; qualifiers for state and national math competitions
#1 private elementary school in Palm Beach County at science fair
One out of three students in 5th grade qualified for National Elementary Honor Society (NEHS)
One out of four students in 4th and 5th grades qualified for Duke University’s Talent Identification Program
Stanford University’s math program for elite math students in 4th and 5th grades
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) initiatives in new state-of-he-art Science Lab and Innovation Lab
Over 15 elective classes supplement core curriculum in all students’ daily schedules.
“Green School of Excellence” certified by the Palm Beach County Green Recognition Program for two consecutive years
Average tenure of teachers exceeds ten years
Yearly participant in Presidential Education Academic Award program
Yearly Broadway-style musical performed in state-of-the-art Black Box Theatre
Project Lead The Way (PLTW) curriculum enhances computer science instruction focusing on programming, creative thinking, student collaboration, and communication
Enrichment classes offered after school, such as Lego League, robotics, math enrichment, chess, Fun Chefs, musical theater, yoga, Zumba, and athletics